Family dog breeds have to be friendly and outgoing, calm, courageous, intelligent, eager to please, easygoing and charming. Best family dogs are definitely Labrador and Golden retriever, Pugs or Bulldogs.
On the other hand, guard dogs have to be loyal, alert, trainable, courageous, smart, confident, reserved with strangers and they must be large. We can all agree, that one of the best guarding dogs are Bullmastifs, Akitas, Rottweilers or German Shepherds
But what if you need good family dog, that will also be good at guarding? We made a list of 5 dog breeds, that are according to us best in combining their guarding abilities with their family friendliness. It is Rottweiler, Bernese Mountain dog, Boxer, Bullmastiff and German Shepherd.
Watch our video, where Radim is talking about all of them: